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NHPCO Webinars - Building a Culture of Accountability

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

February 26, 2019
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET

CE/CME Information

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Is everyone on your team accountable for providing high quality care for patients and families facing life-limiting illness? This Webinar will examine the different types of accountability at both the staff and organizational levels including accountability to management, communities, government agencies and accrediting bodies. Faculty also will offer strategies on how to utilize your compliance and QAPI teams to build and strengthen the culture of accountability in your hospice and palliative care program. 

Webinar Objectives

At the completion of this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Define what accountability means for the staff and organization as a whole
  • Describe the relationship between compliance and QAPI teams as it relates to accountability
  • Identify strategies and processes to ensure accountability and high-quality care for patients and families

Faculty

Hallie S. DeCapp RN, BSN, CHC

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Hallie S. DeCapp serves as the Vice President of Compliance/Compliance Officer at Harbor Light Hospice and has twenty-one years of experience in healthcare management. For the past ten years she has worked specifically in hospice management. Previously, she held the positions of Patient Care Manager, Executive Director and Vice President of Operations. Ms. DeCapp is certified in healthcare compliance, and currently has been selected to sit on the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization’s Regulatory Committee for her second term. Prior to coming to Harbor Light Hospice, Ms. DeCapp worked extensively in long term care. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing.

Kanda S. Wurm, BSN, RN, CHPC

Kanda S. Wurm serves as the Clinical Standards Manager/Privacy Officer at Harbor Light Hospice and has twenty-nine years of experience in nursing and management. Ms. Wurm has over seven years of hospice experience, with the last five years working for Harbor Light Hospice. Previously, she worked as a Case Manager, Patient Care Manager and Executive Director. Ms. Wurm holds a Certification in Healthcare Privacy Compliance which was obtained through Healthcare Compliance Association (HCCA) and sits on the Quality and Standards Committee for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing and is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in nursing education.

Nurse: NHPCO is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NHPCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 contact hours. Nurses should claim only the contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Accredited status by ANCC refers only to continuing nursing education and does not imply endorsement of any commercial product discussed in conjunction with this activity.

Physician: The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

NHPCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals: For participants* whose disciplines are other than counselor, nurse and physician, you may request a Certificate of Participation for Non-physician Healthcare Professionals to submit to your accrediting bodies/licensing boards for continuing education credit. This certificate will indicate the Webinar was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. It is the responsibility of participants to submit the certificates to their accrediting bodies/licensing boards for approval. Unfortunately, NHPCO cannot guarantee its acceptance. To receive this certificate, you must complete all CE/CME requirements and indicate your desire to receive this certificate on the evaluation form.

*including bereavement professionals, finance professionals, physician assistants, social workers, spiritual care givers, etc.

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